Read this:

Palmyra ancient site in 2010

No, seriously. I haven’t been hacked. has a list of people brave enough to die for their beliefs and it’s well worth your three minutes. I particularly like their description of Khaled Al-Asaad, who was killed by ISIS for refusing to disclose where he’d hidden the historical treasures of Palmyra.

Image: By Bernard Gagnon – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Cropped by A. Shaikh